November 28, 2017 - For Immediate Release
Ward a high school senior at Stuart and Kiamichi Technology Center (KTC) student
in the Environmental and Spatial Technology (EAST) program was one of forty high
school students recently selected to attend a movie production workshop in
Oklahoma City. The two day workshop taught the students how to prepare the
movie set as well as get the actors ready for the screenshot by doing make-up
in the movie industry is a lifelong dream of mine and the workshop really
helped me learn what goes on behind the scenes of a movie production. I was a
little overwhelmed at first and very nervous the first day but finally settled
in the second day and really learned a lot,” said Ward.
on attending the University of Arkansas after graduation and hopes to land a
job in the movie industry.
EAST program is a high school program that focuses on real world problems using
the latest technology such as graphic design, 3-D printing, Photoshop and
Technology Centers has been an integral part of the communities in southeast
Oklahoma since 1968. KTC is part of the CareerTech system
and is one of 29 CareerTech districts in Oklahoma. KTC has more than 31 career
programs and offers a wide variety of evening and weekend short-term courses
and offers certifications for many diverse career fields. KTC serves nearly 23,000 individuals each
year, including many area companies who receive training through the Business
and Industry Services Division that works with over 442 businesses each year.